The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 57 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 24 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.08% 6.43% 5.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 8.61% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 36
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
606 546 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 77.69% 74.69% 76.26%
Number of salaries quoted 513 459 484
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the North East

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -18 21 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Northumberland - 3 £30,000 -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (65.79%) C#
2 25 (65.79%) .NET
3 21 (55.26%) OO
3 21 (55.26%) MVC
4 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 14 (36.84%) Java
5 14 (36.84%) WPF
6 13 (34.21%) Degree
6 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
6 13 (34.21%) Web Services
6 13 (34.21%) Windows
6 13 (34.21%) OOD
7 12 (31.58%) PhD
7 12 (31.58%) Visual Studio
7 12 (31.58%) SQL
7 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
8 11 (28.95%) Multithreading
9 10 (26.32%) WinForms
9 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
10 9 (23.68%) Scrum
11 8 (21.05%) 3D Graphics
11 8 (21.05%) NUnit
11 8 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (18.42%) Project Management
12 7 (18.42%) HTML
13 6 (15.79%) Linux
13 6 (15.79%) MS Excel

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) IIS
1 5 (13.16%) CMS
1 5 (13.16%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.89%) Modbus
2 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 8 (21.05%) NUnit
3 5 (13.16%) Moq
4 4 (10.53%) JUnit
5 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.26%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (15.79%) Games
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) Software Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Java Software Developer
4 11 (28.95%) .NET Developer
5 10 (26.32%) C# Developer
6 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
9 2 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (5.26%) C++/Java Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) WPF
3 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
3 13 (34.21%) Web Services
4 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (26.32%) WinForms
6 7 (18.42%) HTML
7 6 (15.79%) RESTful
8 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
8 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (13.16%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (10.53%) CSS
10 3 (7.89%) XML
11 2 (5.26%) XHTML
11 2 (5.26%) NHibernate
12 1 (2.63%) jQuery
12 1 (2.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.05%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 6 (15.79%) Algorithms
4 5 (13.16%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.26%) Physics
5 2 (5.26%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) OO
2 21 (55.26%) MVC
3 13 (34.21%) OOD
4 11 (28.95%) Multithreading
5 9 (23.68%) Scrum
6 8 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (18.42%) Project Management
8 6 (15.79%) TDD
8 6 (15.79%) Game Development
9 5 (13.16%) CRM
9 5 (13.16%) OOP
10 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (5.26%) Parallel Programming
11 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.26%) Coaching
12 1 (2.63%) Line Management
12 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
12 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) Java
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Delphi
6 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
2 12 (31.58%) PhD
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago